Applications welcome

Email a completed application to abcitizenshipawards@gov.ab.ca.

Overview

The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Citizenship Award honours students who have contributed to their communities through outstanding citizenship, leadership, public service and voluntary endeavour.

Each year, 8 young Albertans receive a medal and a $5,000 scholarship.

The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Scholarship for Performing Arts honours a student who demonstrates talent and potential along with clear educational or training goals in the performing arts. Each year, one young Albertan receives a medal and a $5,000 scholarship.

The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Scholarship for Visual Arts honours a student who demonstrates talent and potential along with clear educational or training goals in the visual arts. Each year, one young Albertan receives a medal and a $5,000 scholarship.

Eligibility

The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Citizenship Award

Alberta high school students who received the Premier's Citizenship Award are automatically nominated for the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Award.

Every Alberta high school may nominate one student each year to receive the Premier's Award.

Visit Premier's Citizenship Award for nomination information. Deadline to apply is June 1, of every year.

The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Award for Performing and Visual Arts

Alberta high school students interested in either of these awards apply directly through the Alberta Foundation for the Arts. Deadline to apply is March 1.